Led Zeppelin – Immigrant Song

Very cool to perform some Zep with a few friends of mine. Hope you all enjoy it!

Vocals – Dino Jelusic (Animal Drive, TSO)

Drums – Kyle Hughes (Bumblefoot, Marco Mendoza)

Guitar – Micky Crystal (Ex – Tygers of Pan Tang)

Bass – Colin Parkinson (Ex – Inglorious)

Guests

Guitar 2 – Ivan Keller (Animal Drive)

Guitar 3 – Jordan Ziff (Ratt, Marty Friedman)

The Future is Now! (feat. Bumblefoot, Billy Sheehan, Derek Sherinian & Kyle Hughes)

Cool to be a part of this track with Bumblefoot, Billy Sheehan, Milan Polak & Derek Sherinian.

For a great cause, hope you all enjoy it. Link below!

2020 Dates TBA Soon

PHOTO BY the incredible: @LENNPHOTOGRAPHY

Having a blast out here in LA. Was great to jam with some friends over NAMM and I hope we can all do it again soon.

Looking forward to playing at the Viper Room Jam on Monday 3rd February with some very cool players and also looking forward to announcing some dates across Europe, UK and Japan too.

You can see some footage of the performances on my Facebook and Instagram. Happy days!

Update for October/November 2019

What a crazy year it’s been! Having played some mental shows in Europe, Russia, Japan & UK there are still some more shows in Europe to go with Marco Mendoza & O.D Saxon.

I’m very excited to share with you the new tracks that have been cooked up in the studio over the last few weeks and also look forward to touring Europe once again before 2019 is out!

Lets do this!

Pic: YUKI KUROYANGI

Tour Dates

Heading out on the road with Marco Mendoza & My Geordie brother Micky Crystal tomorrow for another Viva La Rock UK Tour!

Nice to be jamming with the lads again! (PICTURE TAKEN BY THE INCREDIBLY TALENTED EMILY PARRY PHOTOGRAPHY!!!)

More dates coming up this year with the legendary Oliver/Dawson Saxon & the main man Ron Bumblefoot Thal!

 

All dates below!! More TBA!

Here we go again!

 

August

10th – Nozfest – Southampton

11th  – Mulberry – Sheffield

14th – Station- Cannock

15th – Underworld – London

17th – Beat Generator – Dundee

23rd – Stadtpark Open Air – Harburg, Germany

 

SEPTEMBER 2019

6th September – Shinjuku,Tokyo, Japan. Zirco Club

18th September – Anthlone, Ireland, Bumblefoot Music Camp

FRIDAY 20TH HEAVY METAL MANIACS FESTIVAL Holland

 

OCTOBER

SATURDAY 12TH DOONIFEST BARNSLEY

SUNDAY 13TH ROCKERS REUNITED VICTORIA HOTEL TORQUAY

 

NOVEMBER

THURSDAY 7TH  SALA ACAPULCO  GIJON SPAIN

FRIDAY 8TH  EL GRITO  MADRID. SPAIN

SATURDAY 9TH CIUDADELA  BURGOS. SPAIN

SUNDAY 10TH PABERSE CLUB  VALENCIA. SPAIN

FRIDAY 15TH MONSTERFEST INVERNESS SCOTLAND.

FRIDAY 22ND APOLLO VENUE SCARBOUGH

SATURDAY 23RD BIRDWELL VENUE  BARNSLEY

 

DECEMBER

SATURDAY 7TH DIAMOND. SUTTON IN ASHFIELD.

Update from the Studio!

Update from the studio!!

Firstly – Thank you so much to everyone who came out to the Viva La Rock shows in Europe, UK, Japan & Russia!! What an experience it was! Hope to see you all again real soon!

Secondly – I’m now very proud to announce I have joined the D’addario family endorsing Evans Drumheads & Promark Drumsticks!

Finally, there are some new studio drum videos on the way! Way overdue!! Lots of cool things are cooking however, next up are some German festival dates with the band 5th Avenue from Hamburg. Very much looking forward to these shows!

 

Will be updating the website more regularly from now on! Happy days 🙂

 

Thank you Europe and UK! Japan We are here!

Tokyo we are here! What a run it’s been on the Viva La Rock tour 2019. More dates still TBA!!

Two nights in Tokyo starting tomorrow! Lets do this!

Pic by: photgraphic.eve.mate

VIVA LA ROCK TOUR 2019

Thank you Spain, Germany, France and Netherlands! So far you lot have been great!! Some sold out shows and great energy!

Always a pleasure to be out on the road with my brothers Marco, Tommy and Micky! We continue in the Netherlands tonight and more shows will be getting announced very soon!

Photo: Kana Nagumo

TOKYO!

The Marco Mendoza Trio is heading out to Tokyo for 2 shows in MAY!! Mental!! See you all there!

 

Currently out on the VIVA LA ROCK Tour 2019 around Europe and the UK. Roll on Vitoria, Spain tonight!

 

Picture by Rui M Leal

European Tour! (More TBA)

EUROPE, YOU’RE UP NEXT! MORE TBA SOON!

21.03.2019 ESP A Coruña Forum Celticum

22.03.2019 ESP Vigo Pub Transylvania

23.03.2019 ESP Bilbao Sala Mythos

24.03.2019 ESP Vitoria Rock Urban Concept

26.03.2019 ESP Barcelona Sala Rocksound

27.03.2019 ESP Zaragoza Sala Utopia

28.03.2019 ESP Madrid We Rock

29.03.2019 ESP Salamanca Nave Bunker

30.03.2019 ESP Ciudad Real Sala Nana

APRIL 2019 🇩🇪GERMANY🇩🇪

01.04.2019 GER Hamburg Logo

02.04.2019 GER Frankfurt Messe Zelt Ultimate Jam

03.04.2019 GER Frankfurt MusicMesse

04.04.2019 GER Frankfurt MusicMesse

05.04.2019 GER Münster Rare Guitar 🇫🇷FRANCE🇫🇷

08.04.2019 FRA Marseille Le Cherridon

09.04.2019 FRA Lyon Rock’n Eat 🇳🇱NETHERLANDS 🇳🇱

10.04.2019 NLD Weert De Bosuil

11.04.2019 NLD Leiden Gebr. de Nobel 🇩🇪GERMANY🇩🇪

12.04.2019 GER Zulpich Live Proberaum 🇪🇸SPAIN🇪🇸

13.04.2019 ESP Mallorca La Movida 🇩🇪GERMANY🇩🇪

17.04.2019 GER Augsburg Spectrum

18.04.2019 GER Berlin Sage Club 🇨🇿CZECH REPUBLIC🇨🇿

19.04.2019 CZ Sokolov Alfa

20.04.2019 CZ Jablonec Nad Nisou Klub Na Rampe

21.04.2019 CZ Teplice KNAK

22.04.2019 CZ Praha Vagon

23.04.2019 CZ Brno Melodka 🇭🇺HUNGARY🇭🇺

25.04.2019 HUN Budapest Hard Rock Cafe

X JAMM – NAMM SHOW 2019

It was an honour to finally jam with my friends Bryan Beller, Mike Keneally, Jen Majura, Per Nillson and Andy West at this years X JAMM at the M3 Live Theatre in Anaheim. What NAMM Show it has been!

 

 

In the Studio

Just finished up recording drums for the New Black Cage Album!

I met black cage on tour with Marco Mendoza this year, killer people and killer band! Stay Tuned for more from BC and myself.

More shows for 2019 TBA very soon with Marco Mendoza and a few others 😉 Cooking up something new for ya’ll!

(Hanging with my friends Deen Castronovo & Micky Crystal after the Dead Daisies and Tygers of pan Tang Newcastle show last week).

Pic: Oliver Halfin

Show Announcement

Sorry it’s late!!

Viva la Rock tour was a blast! What a year it’s been touring with my friend Marco Mendoza, LA stay tuned for 2019 😉

Until then I still have a few things to do! Next Wednesday I will performing in London with my good friend Aurora Dawn for a one off Halloween show. Screamin Skulls reunited for one night only. Don’t miss it !

Watch this space!

Pic: Dani Lawless Photogr@phy

DRUMHEAD MAG!

Woke up the other day to find out I am featured in this month’s addition of Drumhead Mag in the USA! A huge shout to my brother Scott Sobel and Jonathan Mover for all their hard work! What an honour.

Viva La Rock Part 3!

Hi Guys,

Apologies for the lack of updates! Will be announcing some cools things within the next few weeks however, up next is the MARCO MENDOZA VIVA LA ROCK TOUR PART 3! Gonna be heading out with Brother Marco and Tommy Gentry (Gun) on another European run in September. Watch this space, you never know where we may be playing 🙂

Photo by: Elsie Roymans

Big Announcements

Hey Guys, sorry for the lacks of updates!

As some of you may know, I have dropped some new drum covers on my Youtube channel. Feel free to check them out on Youtube (Kyle Hughes Drums channel) and drop a like and a share 🙂

As for what’s coming up, in the next few weeks there will be some very cool announcements getting made. Not just more tours and live shows but, some other very cool drum magazine related stuff too. Very honoured to be involved in all these projects and once again, thank you all for the constant support!

(Me, my Dad and the boys hanging out after the Sons of apollo show). Dad, Bumblefoot, Me, Billy Sheehan.

Cheers,

K

Hometime

Thank you to everyone in the UK who came out to see a Marco Mendoza show! What an absolute blast that was!

Some more shows to be announced soon with some other artists but, for now….. back to work!! 🙂

Cheers!

Photo by: Dani Lawless Photogr@phy

Tour Update

After 11 shows in a row, TODAY we have a day off in Velden, Austria. So far it’s been a blast and tomorrow nights show in Budapest is now SOLD OUT!

Hungary, Italy and UK, you’re up next!! Viva La Rock Part 2!

Photo by the incredible: IPphoto